In September, Shamrock classes raise moths and butterflies from our gardens. Students learn about life cycles, host plants, camouflage, migration and the web of life that surrounds them. Most important, they experience first-hand the everyday miracles of life and metamorphosis.
Pre-K: Luna Moth Life Cycle
Kindergarten: Variegated Fritillary Life Cycle
First Grade: Caterpillar Behavior
Second Grade: Butterfly Identification
Third Grade: Monarchs and Migration
Fourth Grade: Monarchs and the Milkweed Community
Fifth Grade: Luna Moth Behavior